Christopher Parillo

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Christopher A. Parillo is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with U.S. Trust in the Metro New York office. Chris works with a select group of high net worth clients, including senior executives, entrepreneurs, private partnership principals, multi-generational families, and private foundations. He is skilled in advising clients at significant decision points in their financial lives, typically arising from professional or personal transitions. Chris offers an approach that is comprehensive in scope, but deeply personal in execution; he channels the resources of U.S. Trust to help clients assess, deploy, and preserve their wealth more effectively.

Chris leads a team of U.S. Trust® specialists who offer integrated strategies in multiple disciplines: investment management, trust and estate planning services, customized credit, family office services, and philanthropy. He fosters close collaboration with a client’s external tax and legal advisors, as appropriate, to spearhead cohesive initiatives that align with client goals.

Prior to joining U.S. Trust in 2014, Chris was a Private Banker with J.P. Morgan, where he advised high net worth individuals and families. He began his tenure at J.P. Morgan as a member of its Private Bank Law Firm Group, where he provided asset management services to AMLAW 100 firms and their partners. Previously, Chris was a Vice President at Point Capital Partners, a New Jersey-based alternative asset management firm, and a Research Analyst with Washington Corner Capital Management, a global credit opportunities fund. Chris began his financial services career as a Consultant with Duff & Phelps, where he advised corporate clients on valuation matters.

Chris earned a B.S. in Finance, Summa Cum Laude, from Lehigh University. He is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Bergen County and the Estate Planning Council of Northern New Jersey.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

Matthew N Brogan

Private Client Manager

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Jeffrey M Mandell

Private Client Manager

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Vanessa T Perez

Private Client Manager

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Michael J Santo

Portfolio Manager


John E Bolton

Portfolio Manager

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Scott M Gasparini

Portfolio Manager

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Louis Porta

Portfolio Manager


Eric B Hawes

Senior Trust Officer

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Nancy H. O'Reilly

Senior Trust Officer

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Christopher M Mazzatta

Associate Wealth Strategist


Key Contacts

Linda Pangione


Zinash Craig


Winifred D Gleason


Let's Have A Conversation

We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


You don’t define your wealth by numbers alone, but also by the opportunities it provides. For more than 200 years, U.S. Trust has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on U.S. Trust’s personalized approach and private banking services, as well as the resources of Bank of America Corporation, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

At U.S. Trust, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.